ARTICLE III – Committees

Section 1: Standing Committees

  1. Nominations Committee
    1. Shall present a slate of nominations for the BOD as stated in the Nominations and Elections Policy.
    2. Chaired by the Past President and supported by the President and President Elect.
  2. Education and Programs Committee
    1. Organize and manage specific programs and publications of the AVDT.
    2. Chaired by the President-Elect.
    3. Members-at-Large shall assist the President Elect as directed.
  3. Credentials Committee
    1. Reviews the eligibility of candidates, and recommended to the BOD which candidates should be admitted to the AVDT entrance Examination.
    2. Shall be composed of the Chairperson and up to ten (10) additional, eligible members.
    3. Each member’s term shall be three (3) years and shall overlap each other.
    4. The President shall be an ex-officio member of the committee.
  4. Examination Committee
    1. Prepares and administers the AVDT entrance Examination.  A recommended list of successful candidates shall be given to the BOD.  The committee may work in conjunction with a professional examination service if determined by the BOD.
    2. Shall be composed of a Chairperson and up to ten (10) additional, eligible members.
    3. Each member’s term shall be three (3) years and shall overlap each other.
  5. Financial Committee
    1. Shall be composed of the Treasurer as chairperson and up to three (3) additional, eligible members.
  6. Appeals Committee
    1. Shall be composed of five (5) eligible members, one of which to be appointed as Chairperson by the BOD.  None of these individuals may be current AVDT Officers.
    2. Shall follow in direct compliance with the AVDT Appeals Policy.
  7. Website & Public Relations Committee
    1. Maintain and update AVDT website content to reflect most accurate information.
    2. Monitor and maintain all social media activity.
    3. Promote the AVDT in a positive manner.
  8. Maintenance of Certification Committee
    1. Reviews and maintains record of AVDT recertification process in accordance with the Recertification Procedure Policy.
    2. Shall be composed of a Chairperson and up to ten (10) additional, eligible members.
    3. Each member’s term shall be three (3) years and shall overlap each other.

Section 2: Other Committees

The BOD shall have the right to appoint such committees or research groups as it deems appropriate.  All of which are to act as advisory to the BOD.


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